8vo., contemporary full vellum binding with gilt labeling to spine, pp. 131. First edition. Place of publication falsely stated as Ginevra (Geneva). Lacking portrait, the occasional letter missing due to minor worm damage, ex libris bookplate. An important biography of the Dominican reformer written in the eighteenth century, one of the first biographies of him published. Text in Italian.
RASTRELLI, Modesto, Vita del padre Girolamo Savonarola dell’Ordine de’Predicatori., s.n., 1781
LEMPRIERE, John., Bibliotheca Classica; or, A Classical Dictionary, containing A Full Account of All the Proper Names Mentioned in Ancient Authors: with Tables of coins, weights, and measures, in use among the Greeks and Romans: to which is now prefixed a chronological table. Third edition, greatly enlarged., Printed for T. Cadell, junior, and W. Davies, (successors of Mr. Cadell), 1797
Biographies & Letters
Pepys, Samuel; Braybrooke, Lord Richard, Memoirs of Samuel Pepys, ESQ. F.R.S. Secretary to the Admiralty in the reigns of Charles II. and James II: Comprising his Diary from 1659 to 1669, deciphered by the Rev. John Smith, A.B of St. John’s College, Cambridge, from the original short hand Ms. in the Pepysian Library, And a selection from his Private Correspondence., Henry Colburn, 1825